Pre-finished bonsai! Each tree is unique, the plant you receive may not appear as pictured.
Juniperus procumbens ‘Nana’
Common Names: Japanese Juniper, Bonsai Juniper
Light: Full sun
Foot Candles: 250+
Water: Keep moist but not wet
Humidity: 40% - 70%
Temperature: -5°C to 28°C
Soil: Bonsai mix
Container: Bonsai pot, planter with drainage
Nutrients: 10-5-5 Monthly in Spring & Summer
Propagation: Air-layer, seed
Interiorscape Use: Bonsai, ground cover
Common Pests: Mealybugs, Aphids, Spider Mites, Scale, Thrips.
Common Issues: Root rot when overwatered. Leaves brown with low humidity.
Comments: One of the most popular plants used in the art of Bonsai. May be tricky for beginners, as the tree requires a winter dormancy. Bring the tree indoors to a cold area such as a garage or cold storage to provide the winter dormancy. Make sure the location is in the temperature range of -5°C to 5°C. To learn all there is to know about the art of Bonsai, search online for Ryan Neil, owner of Bonsai Mirai.
Toxicity: Considered mildly toxic because their stems and leaves contain small amounts of mildly toxic chemicals. Symptoms include stomach pain, diarrhea, and vomiting.